If a business is to not just survive but thrive in today’s competitive and difficult economy, then they must find a way to be different from everybody else. The only way to really achieve that is to be committed to innovation across the board. Innovation is something that everybody needs to be involved with, and that requires a strategic vision that is incorporated into corporate culture. Leaders and managers are responsible for facilitation the necessary conditions that allow for internal participation and to embrace change. One way to prepare a company for this is through business analysis, a key area…

In order for an organization to be properly structured, research has to be conducted. Indeed, a lot of money is invested in research, making sure trends are reviewed, how lifestyles are changing, which threats are looming, and so on. When investing is involved, then research becomes even more important. In fact, this is why private equity investors like Greg Lindae may be financial experts, they are researchers first and foremost. Why Research Is so Important All investors have a singular goal in mind: to make money. Unfortunately, when they become too hasty in that, the first thing that goes out…

Private equity firms are investment firms that deal with millions, even billions, of dollars. Equity fund managers like Marc Leder from Sun Capital Partners have worked very hard to create a process that takes as much risk as possible out of their investment and work. It is now agreed, therefore, that there are seven key stages to managing private equity firms, and these are accepted the world over. Stage 1 – Fund Raising The majority of private equity firms are made up of a number of high net worth individuals, as well as some external funds such as institutions, endowments,…

The phenomenon of food truck imported from the United States has been an undeniable success in European countries in recent years. The marriage of fast food and gastronomic recipes seduced consumers. As a result, more and more entrepreneurs are embarking on street-food by developing their own mini restaurant on street corners. And in this area, starting up your mini restaurant business using a storage unit by setting it up yourself is a cost-effective way to save money, with the added benefit of having a storage unit that matches your needs. But we must know how to do it. Why consider…

Whether you are the owner of a small business or a he international corporation, cash is, and always will be king and it is here that you must lay all of your focus. It is a well known fact that around 56% of new businesses fail in their first 3 years and of those that survive, around 42% of them will fail before year 5. As my friend Keith Springer always says on his radio show, the biggest reason behind those failures is either a lack of money or financial mismanagement and i you are looking at entering into the…